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Call for Nominations to the UBC BOG

The nomination period is now open for staff positions on the UBC Board of Governors.

For more information and to download a nomination form for Vancouver and Okanagan Campuses please click here.

Nominations will close on Friday November 1, 2013.

If you have any questions, email or call 604.827.0003. Read more about Call for Nominations to the UBC BOG

Join us for the 2013 AGM

Either in person or via webcast, please join the AAPS Board for the 2013 AGM. Enjoy lunch (AMS has a new executive chef) as we share what we've been working on over the year. Our guest speaker will be Scott McCannell, Executive Director of the Professional Employees Association. Read more about Join us for the 2013 AGM

Vote Now for the AAPS Board of Directors

Have your say!

Voting for the AAPS Board of Directors will be open until the end of day, Monday, October 28, 2013.

Join the AAPS Board of Directors

Are you looking for an opportunity to develop your leadership skills and contribute to the UBC Community?

Why not become a member of the AAPS Executive Board?

Join a dedicated group of colleagues from across campus in enhancing the workplace experience for M&P Staff.

For more information the board and nomination process please click here

Do you know someone who would make a great board member? Encourage them to run. Read more about Join the AAPS Board of Directors

Reminder: Reconciliation Week

The City of Vancouver has named the week of September 16 to September 22 Reconciliation Week to honour the aboriginal families that were impacted by the residential school system.

AAPS members are encouraged to learn more about the Truth and Reconciliation Commission and take in UBC campus exhibits presented in conjunction with other Vancouver events this week.

The Indian Residential School Initiative at UBC

UBC Campus Exhibits and Events Read more about Reminder: Reconciliation Week

The President’s Town Hall: Point Grey & Okanagan

This year’s The President’s Town Hall at UBC has been scheduled for the following dates:

Thursday, September 12, 2013 at Point Grey Campus

Monday, September 16, 2013 at Okanagan Campus

For confirmation of dates, times, and locations click here.

To submit a question to President Toope online, please click here.

We encourage all AAPS members to participate in this dialogue. Read more about The President’s Town Hall: Point Grey & Okanagan

Statutory Holidays

We hope everyone enjoyed the long weekend. Here is a friendly reminder about statutory holidays.

Article 11.1 identifies the following statutory holidays:

- New Year’s Day                                                 - Labour Day

- Family Day*                                                       - Good Friday

- Thanksgiving Day                                             - Easter Monday Read more about Statutory Holidays